The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Customs Broker in Los Angeles, California is $18.59.
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Job Description for Customs Broker
Customs brokers are responsible for managing customs clearance for imports and exports within their organization. They work with local and/or foreign governments' regulatory agencies to ensure their company meets all necessary documentary and regulatory requirements when shipping goods in or out of the country. They manage all internal procedures related to handling goods for import or export, including conducting research and making recommendations for improving the efficiency of customs proce…Read more
Customs Broker Tasks
- Process shipments, managing customs, tariffs, and other requirements.
- Write, organize, and prepare documents and rulings for timely entry.
- Inform sales and other departments about specific logistic needs for particular clients or vendors.
- Document audits, duty statements, customer bonds, and post entry amendments.
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Pay by Experience Level for Customs Broker
A mid-career Customs Broker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.00 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Customs Broker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.50 based on 12 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Customs Broker in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 7.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (4.4% more) and New York, New York (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Buffalo, New York (24.4% less), Miami, Florida (19.3% less) and Houston, Texas (11.4% less).
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